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Steps to SuccessCommunicating With Your Child's School
A parent resource produced by CADRE.  Suggestions on how to effectively work with your child's school.
Parent Resources11/21/2014 1:09 PM
Link to Reports Dispute ResolutionsDecisions: Public Posting
Click on the link at the left to be redirected to the public postings of redacted due process hearing decisions
Decisions: Public Posting/sec/ses/Pages/reports-all.aspx?tab=Dispute Resolutions10/28/2014 2:25 PM
Spanish Dispute Resolution Comparison ChartDispute Resolution Process Comparison Chart-Spanish
A Spanish language version of the resource comparing different types of IDEA dispute resolution options.  This chart was provided by CADRE and is not intended to interpret, modify, or replace any procedural safeguards or requirements of federal or state law.
Spanish8/31/2017 2:44 PM
Dispute Resolution Q and A 07232013Dispute Resolution Q and A
July 2013-Dispute Resolution Q & A from the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS)
General Information1/26/2015 8:13 AM
CADRE_EngagingParents_Brochure_DEC2015Engaging Parents in Productive Partnerships
 A school/parent resource produced by CADRE.  Suggestions on how to build successful partnerships between the school and parents.
General Information, Parent Resources8/11/2016 2:17 PM
FIEP Brochure 2017 web post versionFacilitated IEP (FIEP) Brochure
This brochure provides a quick reference for FIEPs in Alabama.
General Information, Parent Resources8/31/2017 2:33 PM
IEP_Facilitation_ParentGuide_11.3.14Facilitated IEP (FIEP) Parent Guide
A parent resource produced by CADRE.  It is not intended to interpret, modify, or replace any procedural safeguards or requirements of federal or state law.
Parent Resources8/31/2017 2:35 PM
FIEPParentGuide_Spanish_FINAL_9.30.15Facilitated IEP (FIEP) Parent Guide-Spanish
Spanish version of a parent resource produced by CADRE.  It is not intended to interpret, modify, or replace any procedural safeguards or requirements of federal or state law.
Spanish8/31/2017 2:37 PM
FIEP Request for Facilitated IEP ServicesFacilitated IEP (FIEP) Request
You may use this form to request a facilitator for IEP Team meetings.  For additional information on IEP Team facilitation (FIEP) please contact Bernice Rush-Harrison at brush-harrison@alsde.edu
General Information, Parent Resources8/22/2017 8:29 AM
Gifted Written State Complaint and Mediation ProcessGifted Written State Complaint and Mediation Process
Description and sample forms for Gifted written state complaints and Gifted requests for mediation.
Gifted1/26/2015 8:06 AM
Dispute Resolution Process Comparison ChartIDEA Dispute Resolution Comparison Chart
A resource comparing different types of IDEA dispute resolution options.  This chart was provided by CADRE and is not intended to interpret, modify, or replace any procedural safeguards or requirements of federal or state law.
General Information, Parent Resources8/31/2017 2:41 PM
Special Education Mediation Request Form-fillableIDEA Mediation Request form
This is a form that may be used to request special education mediation.  For more information contact Ms. Bernice Rush-Harrison at brush-harrison@alsde.edu.
General Information, Parent Resources8/31/2017 2:57 PM
IDEA Mediations in AlabamaIDEA Mediations in Alabama
Description of IDEA Mediations in Alabama
General Information1/11/2017 7:33 AM
The National Center on Dispute Resolution in Special EducationNational Center on Dispute Resolution in Special Education
CADRE is funded by OSEP to provide technical assistance about dispute resolution, including mediation.
General Informationhttp://www.directionservice.org/cadre/1/26/2015 8:10 AM
PADRES-SOCIOS EN LA EDUCACIÓN ESPECIALPADRES-SOCIOS EN LA EDUCACIÓN ESPECIAL
PADRES-SOCIOS EN LA EDUCACIÓN ESPECIAL
Parent Resources, Spanish8/1/2016 3:44 PM
Mediation_ParentGuide2014Parent Guide Mediation 2014
A parent resource produced by CADRE.  It is not intended to interpret, modify, or replace any procedural safeguards or requirements of federal or state law.
Parent Resources1/21/2015 2:48 PM
Res Mtg Parent Guide-SpanishAPR14Parent Guide- Resolution Meeting (Spanish) 2014
A parent resource produced by CADRE.  It is not intended to interpret, modify, or replace any procedural safeguards or requirements of federal or state law.
Spanish1/20/2015 1:39 PM
WSC Parent Guide-SpanishAPR14.pdf ComplaintsParent Guide- Written State Complaints (Spanish) 2014
A parent resource produced by CADRE.  It is not intended to interpret, modify, or replace any procedural safeguards or requirements of federal or state law.
Spanish1/20/2015 1:41 PM
WrittenStateComplaints_Parent Guide2014Parent Guide Written State Complaints 2014
A parent resource produced by CADRE.  It is not intended to interpret, modify, or replace any procedural safeguards or requirements of federal or state law.
Parent Resources1/21/2015 2:49 PM
Due Process Parent Guide-SpanishAPR14.pdf DPHParent Guide-Due Process (Spanish) 2014
A parent resource produced by CADRE.  It is not intended to interpret, modify, or replace any procedural safeguards or requirements of federal or state law.
Spanish1/20/2015 1:43 PM
DueProcess_ParentGuide2014Parent Guide-Due Process 2014
A parent resource produced by CADRE.  It is not intended to interpret, modify, or replace any procedural safeguards or requirements of federal or state law.
Parent Resources1/21/2015 2:50 PM
Mediation Parent Guide-SpanishAPR14.pdf MediationParent Guide-Mediation (Spanish) 2014
A parent resource produced by CADRE.  It is not intended to interpret, modify, or replace any procedural safeguards or requirements of federal or state law.
Spanish1/20/2015 1:37 PM
ResolutionMeeting_ParentGuide2014Parent Guide-Resolution Meeting 2014
A parent resource produced by CADRE.  It is not intended to interpret, modify, or replace any procedural safeguards or requirements of federal or state law.
Parent Resources1/21/2015 2:50 PM
Parent Tips for Resolving Conflicts [r Aug 2017]Parent Tips for Resolving Conflict
This document answers questions such as “What can I do if services my child is receiving aren’t satisfactory?” For more information contact Ms. Bernice Rush-Harrison at
brush-harrison@alsde.edu  or Mr. Clark Waggoner at cwaggoner@alsde.edu.
Parent Resources8/31/2017 3:15 PM
Print friendly Parent Partners in Education- Feb 2016Parents- Partners in Special Education
Parents- Partners in Special Education is provided to help explain special education services that are available under PartB of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act to students age 3-21 with disabilities.  The target audience for this publication is parents and guardians of children with disabilities.
Parent Resources4/11/2016 10:54 AM
Parent Partners in Special Education PodcastParents Partners in Special Education Podcast
Podcast: Parents Partners in Special Education
Parent Resourceshttp://assets.alsde.edu/sites/videos/ALSDE%20Video%20Storage/VideoPodcast-Parent%20Partners%20in%20Special%20Education.mp412/5/2016 7:59 AM
EngagingParentsBrochure_SPANISHParticipación de los Padres en Asociaciones Productivas
Participación de los Padres en Asociaciones Productivas-- A parent resource produced by CADRE.
Spanish8/11/2016 2:17 PM
Steps2SuccessSpanish2013Pasos hacia el Éxito: Comunicación con la escuela de su hijo
Pasos hacia el Éxito: Comunicación con la escuela de su hijo-- A parent resource produced by CADRE.
Spanish8/11/2016 2:18 PM
Policy for Accepting Electronic SubmissionsPolicy for Accepting Electronic Submissions
This is a copy of policy for accepting electronic submissions of State complaints and due process hearing requests. For more information Contact Ms. Bernice Rush-Harrison at
brush-harrison@alsde.edu or Mr. Clark Waggoner at cwaggoner@alsde.edu.
General Information, Parent Resources2/2/2016 1:35 PM
Process_DPHProcess- Due Process Hearing Requests
Procedures required upon receipt of a due process hearing request.  These procedures go into effect July 1, 2005.
General Information1/26/2015 8:14 AM
Dispute-Resolution-MediationQuick Tips Mediation
Quick Tips- Mediation
General Information1/26/2015 8:20 AM
Dispute-Resolution-ComplaintsQuick Tips-60-Day State Complaints
Quick Tips- 60-Day State Complaints
General Information2/2/2016 1:37 PM
Dispute-Resolution-DueProcess [r]Sept 2015Quick Tips-Due Process Hearings
Quick Tips- Due Process Hearings
General Information2/29/2016 9:29 AM
FIEP RFP 2017-03 for postingRFP 2017-03 IEP Team Facilitator
The Request for Proposal for IEP Team Facilitators
General Information4/27/2017 8:18 AM
RFP IDEA Due Process Hearing Officer FY 2016 Final versionRFP IDEA Due Process Hearing Officer FY 2016
RFP IDEA Due Process Hearing Officer FY 2016
General Information9/29/2015 10:16 AM
RFP IDEA Due Process Hearing Officer FY 2018RFP IDEA Due Process Hearing Officer FY 2018
RFP IDEA Due Process Hearing Officer FY 2018
General Information6/16/2017 3:49 PM
RFP Independent IDEA Mediator 2016-07RFP Independent IDEA Mediator 2016-07
RFP for IDEA Mediators
General Information6/9/2016 1:47 PM
Independent IDEA Mediator RFP 2016-09RFP Independent IDEA Mediator 2016-09
Independent IDEA Mediator RFP 2016-09
General Information9/8/2016 7:29 AM
DPHO Roster-Training-QualificationsRoster, Training, Qualifications- Due Process Hearing Officers
Roster, Training & Qualifications- Due Process Hearing Officers
General Information8/22/2017 8:37 AM
Due Process Hearing Request Form-fillableSample - Due Process Hearing Request form
This is a sample letter that contains all the required components for filing a special education due process hearing request.  For more information contact Mr. Clark Waggoner at cwaggoner@alsde.edu .
General Information, Parent Resources8/31/2017 2:59 PM
60-Day Special Education State Complaint letter-fillableSample- Special Education State Complaint form
This is a sample letter that contains all the required components for filing a State Complaint regarding special education.  For more information contact Ms. Bernice Rush-Harrison at brush-harrison@alsde.edu , or Mr. Clark Waggoner at cwaggoner@alsde.edu.
General Information, Parent Resources8/31/2017 2:58 PM
Resolution Form DRAFTSample-Resolution Form DRAFT
This is an example of the type of form that may be used to document an agreement as a result of a resolution session held as part of a due process hearing request.  For more information contact Mr. Clark Waggoner at cwaggoner@alsde.edu.
General Information1/26/2015 8:16 AM
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